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The century of the 1600s.
Selected Magic Events By Year
- In Early 1600s, many copies of Scot's The Discoverie of Witchcraft are burned
- St Nicholas Owen dies on March 2
- The Art of Jugling or Legerdemaine is published
- John Baptista Porta dies
- Chapeaugraphy is first performed
- Mathematical Recreations first published
- Dainty Conceits by Thomas Johnson published in London
- One of the earliest documentations of the bullet catch appeared in the book Threats of God's Judgments by Reverend Thomas Beard
- Hocus Pocus Junior:The Anatomie of Legerdemain was first published